Saturday, July 4, 2015

Local NFL product merchants now offering jersey insurance

Sunday, May 3, 2015, 11:01 AM
For those worried about Chip Kelly's trades, fear not - coverage is available should the unthinkable happen. Again. In the throes of Chip Kelly's overhaul of the Eagles' roster, Philadelphia has asked the question: Who will think of the jersey merchants?! They had been quivering at the thought of... Read more

Eagles post-draft free agent signings

Sunday, May 3, 2015, 2:20 AM
After the dust settled at the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago, teams got to work signing free agents who did not hear their names called in one of the seven rounds. Chip Kelly and the Eagles were no different. The organization wasted no time in announcing the signing of 15 free agents who will try and make... Read more

Two reporters say Floyd Mayweather had them banned from Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 2:10 PM
Floyd Mayweather's history involving domestic violence has been well documented this week. To summarize: - 2001: Mayweather allegedly punched a mother of one of his children in the face and slammed her face in a car door. He pled guilty on two counts of domestic batttery. - 2003: Two more... Read more

Live updates: 2015 NFL draft Saturday rounds

Friday, May 1, 2015, 11:59 PM
Keep it here throughout the night for all the latest updates from the fourth through seventh rounds of the NFL draft. The Eagles traded a fourth round pick in this year's draft (No. 113) to the Lions for a third round pick in 2016. The Eagles selected Kansas cornerback JaCorey Shepherd with the No... Read more

Live updates: 2015 NFL draft second and third rounds

Friday, May 1, 2015, 4:45 PM
Keep it here throughout the night for all the latest updates from the second and third rounds of the NFL draft. The Eagles have the 20th pick in the second round (No. 52 overall) and the 20th pick in the third round (no. 84 overall). Here are some highlights from the night: - The Eagles traded their... Read more

Andy Reid advised Titans not to trade away No. 2 draft pick

Friday, May 1, 2015, 11:34 AM
A lot of fans are coming around to Chip Kelly drafting WR Nelson Agholor, letting the Marcus Mariota hysteria that so loudly polluted this city fade away. Still, though, there remain those who wish to look back on what happened and wonder just what led up to scrappy Chip Kelly being unable to trade... Read more

Twitter reacts to Eagles' draft pick Nelson Agholor

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 10:41 PM
The Eagles didn’t get Marcus Mariota, but they did land USC wide receiver Nelson Agholor with the 20th overall pick. Here’s how social media reacted to the Eagles’ first-round draft pick: Finally a pick I like nice @Eagles #EaglesDraft #NFLDraft2015 — Kejohn (@KE_MAN14)... Read more

Pat vs. Philly: Tennis with 12-year-old Philadelphia phenom Tauheed Browning

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 5:48 PM
Philly.com's Pat Gallen meets 12-year-old tennis phenom and Philadelphia native Tauheed Browning, and gets some tips on improving his game. Read more

Pressure is off as Orioles, White Sox play in front of no one

Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 1:59 PM
While the events that led up to the Orioles and White Sox playing a game made unavailable to the public are tragic and important, that has not stopped some of the players from trying to make the best of an odd situation. Camden Yards in Baltimore will be a desolate landscape with no fans, no concession... Read more

Eagles running back Darren Sproles recounts being overlooked by scouts heading into 2005 NFL Draft

Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 10:06 PM
Eagles running back Darren Sproles shared his story of overcoming the odds in a post on The Players’ Tribune titled “Don’t Sleep on the Little Guy.” In the post, Sproles recalls his days as an electric running back at Kansas State that ended with him being a finalist for the... Read more
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